CURRICULAR GUIDE

Automotive Technology
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0140  (Effective Fall 1999 - Summer 2004)

This certificate program prepares individuals to take the State of Michigan
Mechanics Certification Tests to become licensed automotive technicians
through the Secretary of State.  State certification tests are available at
any Michigan Secretary of State Office.

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment
and advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Technology Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center,
Room 136, telephone number (517) 483-1336.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 38 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
AUTO 100    Auto Service I                                                   3
AUTO 110    Auto Electrical Theory                                           5
AUTO 130    Automotive Engines                                             2.5
AUTO 140    Automotive Brakes                                              2.5
AUTO 150    Auto Steering & Suspension                                     2.5
AUTO 160    Auto Heat & Air Conditioning                                   2.5
AUTO 215    Engine Performance/Tune-Up                                       5
AUTO 225    Automotive Computers                                             5
AUTO 280    Automotive Service Laboratory                                    6
MATH 050    Math-Principles and Practices                                    4
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   38

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II                III
AUTO 100          AUTO 140          AUTO 225
AUTO 110          AUTO 150          AUTO 280
AUTO 130          AUTO 160
MATH 050          AUTO 215